Bandits, kidnappers fleeing Kaduna, says el-Rufai
Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai yesterday declared that bandits and kidnappers, who have been terrorising parts of the state are now fleeing, as security hit their hideouts.
Obasanjo visits El-Rufai’s, lauds his leadership qualities
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo yesterday visited Kaduna State Governor Nasir el-Rufai and commended his leadership qualities.The visit has been linked to the 2023 presidency, which many tip the Kaduna governor for.
‘How Vodafone lost huge market opportunities in Nigeria’
United Kingdom’s telecommunications firm, Vodafone, was said to have lost the Nigerian market because it not only underrated, but also under-estimated its potential opportunities.
You can’t stop EFCC from investigating you, court tells El-Rufai
The Federal High Court in Abuja has ruled that Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, cannot stop the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) from investigating him.
Demolished structures illegal, Kaduna government clarifies
Amid criticisms, the Kaduna Urban and Property Development (KASUPDA) yesterday maintained that the demolished structures in parts of the state were erected in unauthorised areas.
Border Closure: Its unfair for smaller countries to sabotage Nigeria, says El-Rufai
Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai has thrown his weight behind the Federal Government’s closure of Nigeria’s land borders, saying it is unfair for smaller countries to be sabotaging a big country like Nigeria.
Aisha Buhari, El-Rufai acknowledges Yahaya Bello's 'sins' in Kogi
With less than 48 hours to the governorship election in Kogi State, there has been a heightened wave of politicking and campaigns over who rules The Confluence State for the next four years. Expectedly, the two major political parties- the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) have been at…
‘Rehab Centres have no connection with Islam, Northern leaders’ legacies’
The Joint Action Committee of Northern Youth Associations and Islamic clerics have said that the rehabilitation centres from where security agencies rescued youths recently in the region have nothing in common with Islam or the legacy of Sir Ahmadu Bello and other notable leaders.
Odinkalu sues El-Rufai, demands N950m damages
The Federal High Court in Abuja will on Thursday begin hearing in a suit filed by former chairman of the National Human Rights Commission, Chidi Odinkalu, against the governor of Kaduna State Nasir El-Rufai and four others. Odinkalu alleges multiple violations of his fundamental rights under the 1999 Constitution, including free speech, due process, fair…
El-Rufai raises Women Empowerment Fund to N1bn
Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai on Wednesday said the government would raise the State Women Empowerment Fund (KADSWEF) to N1 billion from 2021. The governor said this in Kaduna while opening the 4th Kaduna Women Economic Empowerment Summit.“We are ready to expand the funds to N800 million by 2020 and also promise to further raise…